Calculating Easter, infinity, best fishing

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The stormy March is come at last,
With wind, and cloud, and changing skies;
I hear the rushing of the blast
That through the snowy valley flies
William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
59th day of the year

John Turturro (actor) was born on this day in 1957.
Paul Harvey (radio broadcaster) died on this day in 2009.



From Drought to Floods

Atmospheric Rivers: Why California Is Flooding
Who knew Californians might be calling the five dry years of drought “The Good Old Days”? The state is being slammed by flying “Atmospheric Rivers”—rivers in the sky.
Cricket Garden Sculpture

Over a foot long and made of cast iron!
Infinity and Beyond!

Picturing Infinity in Our Universe
The word “infinity” is intriguing, but frustrating. That’s because infinity cannot be visualized. How do you picture it? Let’s explore …
Farm Boy Pail Set | SAVE 24%

Jack and Jill raced up the hill for these decorative pails! Use this pail set for holding floral arrangements or as accent decorations.
Today's Mardi Gras!

When is Mardi Gras 2019?
When is Mardi Gras 2019? Why is this day—also called Shrove Tuesday—celebrated? Read what The Old Farmer’s Almanac has to say about this festive holiday.
Farm Fresh Pitcher

Use this small pitcher for flowers or dried herbs or as an accent piece!
How Easter is Calculated

When Is Easter 2019 | How Is the Easter Date Determined?
When is Easter 2019—and why does the date of Easter change every year? How do we determine the date of Easter? What does the date of Easter have to do with the full Moon? What is the Golden Number? Find all the answers to these questions below, as well as Easter traditions, folklore, recipes, and more!
Sparrow Rain Gauge | Save 32%

Features a simple yet elegant design crafted in brass.
Best Fishing Days

Best Fishing Days and Times
The best times to fish are when the fish are naturally more active.
Country Kitchen Dish Towels

Choose from 8 different rustic, cotton dish towels!